Notorious underworld figure Janith Madushanka alias "Podi Lassie", who is accused of threatening several VIPs, was further remanded until the 9th of October after he was produced before Galle Magistrate Harshana Kekunawala today. MORE..
25 Sep 2020 (6:27 PM)
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has emphasized the need to reform the country s education system in order to create a citizen who can optimally contribute to the future world, the economy and development. MORE..
25 Sep 2020 (1:17 AM)
The United Nations Children s Fund (UNICEF) today commended the Government of Sri Lanka for adopting two critical policy reforms that will increase the minimum age of labour, and ensure that no child enters the adult prison system. MORE..
24 Sep 2020 (11:17 PM)
The Committee of High Posts of the Parliament has approved the appointment of 08 new diplomats including Sri Lanka s new Permanent Representative to the UN and envoys to US, China, India and Japan. MORE..
25 Sep 2020 (6:59 PM)
A special judge bench consisting of Supreme Court justices has been appointed to consider the petitions filed against the draft bill of the 20th Amendment to the Constitution. MORE..
25 Sep 2020 (3:01 PM)
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, ahead of the virtual talks with his Sri Lanka counterpart Mahinda Rajapaksa, said on Thursday (24) that he is looking forward to reviewing their bilateral relations comprehensively. MORE..
25 Sep 2020 (10:21 AM)